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Father, daughter volunteer time at Ebertfest

Father, daughter volunteer time at Ebertfest

April 14, 2015

For Jessica Elliott, a sophomore in FAA, April not only brings the end of the school year, but also a family tradition: volunteering at Ebertfest. Since childhood, her father, Ray, has been showing film festival guests around the community. “My dad’s been doing it since I can remember, and it was just...

Beyond Coal hosts “Break Up With Coal” event

Beyond Coal hosts “Break Up With Coal” event

February 14, 2015

The University student organization Beyond Coal staged a “Break Up With Coal” protest on the Quad Friday. The group serves to urge the University’s divestment from coal, as part of a nationwide effort to promote responsible investment.The “break up” theme was meant to play on Valentine’s Day a...